Filipino News

UN condemns Philippines drugs policy as ‘permission to kill’ by police

… UN expresses sharp criticism of President Rodrigo Duterte and his government … to kill" in the Philippines' effort to crack down … toll at around 25,000. Philippines police...

Philippine Dissenters May Face Terrorist Designation

MANILA — President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines is expected to sign … were restored by the Filipino people in 1986 when … which was approved by the Senate...

Palace: Only process of VFA termination suspended, President has no new decision on termination itself

… notice from either the Philippines or the US. President Duterte’s decision … after a US Senate resolution that called on US President Donald Trump … secretary. The US...

Michael Campbell Joins Elite Interactive Solutions as Senior Vice President Sales

NEW YORK, NEW YORK, US, June 4, 2020 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ — Elite Interactive Solutions, LLC is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Campbell as Senior Vice President Sales. Michael...

SE Asia Stocks-Philippines leads gains as recovery hopes build

‘Near impunity’ for drug war killings in the Philippines, UN says

… The drugs crackdown, launched by President Rodrigo Duterte after winning his … Santos, a 17-year-old Manila student, it said. Three … quot;vigilantes" and a Philippine government report in...

WFP Philippines Country Brief, April 2020

In Numbers US$ 7.1 m six months (May 2020 – October 2020) net funding requirements WFP currently has no direct distribution of food due to the COVID-19 outbreak. It...

Philippines’ ‘heavy-handed’ approach on drug war, security threats led to human rights violations – UN report

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, June 4)— The Philippine government's "heavy- … accountability." It also urged Philippine officials to continue upholding and … rights advocates have repeatedly slammed President Rodrigo...

Philippines drugs war: UN report criticises ‘permission to kill’

… rights situation in the Philippines is marked by an … 39; Howard Johnson, BBC Philippines correspondent This hard-hitting report … . Manila's liberal elite continue to revile the...

U.N. Condemns ‘Deep-Seated Impunity’ in Philippines’ Drug War

… has worsened in the Philippines under President Rodrigo Duterte, who … rights violations in the Philippines, including killings and arbitrary … drug operations in metropolitan Manila between August...

Philippine volcanic eruption could prompt El Nino warming next winter

… that if an ongoing Philippine volcanic eruption becomes more … When Taal volcano near Manila started erupting on January 12 … in history, and the Philippine Institute of...

UN Says Anti-Drug Crackdown in Philippines Has Come at Expense of Human Rights

… United Nations said Thursday that Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s brutal crackdown …

Philippines reports 10 new coronavirus deaths, 634 more cases

… mall in Mandaluyong City, Metro Manila, Philippines June 3, 2020. REUTERS… ;Eloisa Lopez MANILA (Reuters) – The Philippine health ministry on Thursday …

Asia Album: Annual World Bicycle Day marked in Manila, the Philippines

… annual World Bicycle Day in Manila, the Philippines, June 3, 2020. … Day was celebrated in Manila, the Philippines on Wednesday. People … World Bicycle Day in Manila,...

LIVE: Senate hearing on Bayanihan 2 bill

… PM, June 04, 2020 MANILA, Philippines – The Senate on Thursday, June 4, holds … third and final hearing on Senate Bill No. 1564 or the … ....